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How can Taxol (paclitaxel) against the cancer?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Unclear question

Please tell us in more detail: what do you want to know about taxol (paclitaxel)? It is a chemotherapy drug which is very useful in treating several different cancers.

In brief: Unclear question

Please tell us in more detail: what do you want to know about taxol (paclitaxel)? It is a chemotherapy drug which is very useful in treating several different cancers.
Dr. Sewa Legha
Dr. Sewa Legha
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In brief: Kills cancer cells

Plclitaxel (taxol (paclitaxel) ) originally isolated from yew plant , inhibits cell division ( mitosis) normal perfect spindle assembly before it divides , is changed by Taxol (paclitaxel) cell will not proliferate and dies .
It will do the same to normal cell also, you need expert oncologist to give a calculated dose to kill cancer cells only.

In brief: Kills cancer cells

Plclitaxel (taxol (paclitaxel) ) originally isolated from yew plant , inhibits cell division ( mitosis) normal perfect spindle assembly before it divides , is changed by Taxol (paclitaxel) cell will not proliferate and dies .
It will do the same to normal cell also, you need expert oncologist to give a calculated dose to kill cancer cells only.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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